Elsie M. Setta, 91, of Saegertown, died Sunday, January 12, 2020 at the Meadville Medical Center.
She was born March 10, 1928 in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, a daughter of Isaac and Claudia Galford Sheets. She married Anthony W. Setta October 1, 1949 and he preceded her in death June 30, 2008.
Elsie was a graduate of Townville High School. She was an inspector at Talon, Inc. for 46 years, retiring in 1986. She was also a member of St. Agatha Church.
Elsie was an avid reader and enjoyed sewing. She spent many years assisting the Afghan Department in the home show building at the Crawford County Fair. Elsie especially loved spending time with her family and grandchildren.
She is survived by a son, Michael Setta (Nancy) of Meadville; a daughter, Linda Baldwin (Dave) of Myrtle Beach, SC; a son-in-law, John Downey of Charlotte, NC; four grandchildren, Brian Setta (Jessica), Lynn Setta Zuccaro (Joe), Melissa Baldwin (good friend, Debra Cunningham) and Joshua Downey; four great-grandchildren, Abby Kuhn, Bryce and Lilian Setta, and Aden Zuccaro; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Shirley Downey; two sisters, Stella Shorts (Max) and Juanita Sheldon (Carlyle); and four brothers, Leroy Sheets (Jen), Layke Sheets (Janet), Cecil Sheets (Ruth) and Ernest Sheets (Lois).
A memorial service will be Sunday, January 19th at 2:00 p.m. at the Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, Inc., 581 Chestnut Street, Meadville with Fr. Jeffrey Lucas, officiating.
Interment will be in Lyona Cemetery
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